Review: Millencolin + Supports, Soundlounge, Gold Coast, 10/3/2019.

Words and Photos by Jade Hopley. Seminal Swedish punk rockers Millencollin rounded out the last gig of their Australia tour here on the Gold Coast last night. They played to a sold out crowd of mostly 30 somethings who just like me were pumped to relive our teenage years. And just like every band that […]

Review: The Desert Sea, with Hot Reno & Baltimore Gun Club, Vinnie’s Dive Bar, 08/03/2019

Words by Terresa Allen Things were alive and kicking at Vinnie’s Dive Bar, Southport on the Gold Coast last night; with this awesome little boutique establishment playing host to a trio of home grown rock bands. The Desert Sea on their ‘Awake Me’ EP tour, were supported by Hot Reno and Baltimore Gun Club, who together provided punters with a great night of entertainment at this intimate venue, perfectly kitted out for up close and personal lovers of live music. Baltimore Gun Club – captured by Peter Wheeler Photography […]

Review: Hollow World ‘Beneath The Frozen Sky’ Five Year Anniversary Tour with supports from Âme Noire, Red Bee, From Crisis To Collapse and Level H.

Hollow World kicked off their ‘Beneath The Frozen Sky’ Five Year Anniversary Tour on Friday night at Mo’s Desert Clubhouse on the Gold Coast and I was over the moon to be there and catch five awesome bands play at such an awesome live music venue. After a mega busy and long week I was […]

Interview: With Elliot Margin from The Rubens

The Rubens are a five-piece alternative-rock band originally from regional New South Wales. The band includes the Margin brothers, Zaac (Lead Guitar), Elliot (Keyboard, Backing Vocals) and Sam (Lead Vocals, guitar) as well Scott Baldwin (Drums) and William Zeglis (Lead Guitar). They first came on the radar in 2011 with the release of their first […]

Review: Fox N Firkin, All Strings Attached, Wheat Paste and TrashQueen @ The Bearded Lady, West End, Brisbane Saturday 4th August 2018

The Bearded Lady at West End has such a great vibe, so much so that every time I walk in there it is kind of like being transported into another town or perhaps even another time period of days gone by. It is small and dark and cool, the staff are chilled out and down […]

Jones the Cat bring their ‘Spring Tour’ to the Gold Coast

Newcastle’s Jones The Cat have taken out the top prize in this year’s national ‘Unisounds’ competition worth over $100,000. Formerly known as the National Campus Band Competition, that launched the careers of artists like Jebediah, Eskimo Joe, and Augie March, Unisounds, in it’s inaugural year has taken over as the premier University band competition in […]

Tennyson King (Canada) finishes up his extensive Australian tour on the Gold Coast!

Tennyson King is an international touring act from Canada having performed with notable Canadian acts such as Whitehorse, Sloan, Elliot Broode, and Blackie and The Rodeo Kings.  In 2017 Tennyson King embarked on his first Australian Tour which spanned for four months – highlights include performances at Yackandandah Folk Festival, MONA and Burke & Wills […]

Dirty Hearts are Launching “General Bitterness and Inner-City Moonshine” at Currumbin Pub

TO CELEBRATE the upcoming release of their debut album General Bitterness and Inner-City Moonshine, rocking trio Dirty Hearts are heading out on the road for a series of headline shows. Harking back to the glory days of alternative Aussie rock ‘n’ roll, the Brisbane/Gold Coast act will bring their energetic live show to the Currumbin […]

REVIEW: Grinspoon – 20 Years Of Better Living Tour @ Redland bay Hotel August 18

  I couldn’t think of a better way to spend a Friday night, seeing Grinspoon play at the Redland Bay Hotel for their 20 Years Of Better Living tour was amazing and as always they were just brilliant. By far one of the best bands I have seen live to date. It was not my […]